Yesterday we drove up to Girona, which is about an hour and a half north of us. We had a meeting and a lunch to attend which started at 11:30 a.m. We wanted to have a look around as we had never been there before. We arrived about 9:30 a.m. and after parking the car… Continue reading Reflections of Girona
August. August in Spain. August is hot. August is vacation time. August is when businesses close for the month. August is tourist time. August. August in Spain. August is hot. Since I arrived home last Thursday we have been having a heat wave here. Well, it is August. It is supposed to be hot. We… Continue reading August. August in Spain. August is hot.
Bob is taking over the blog for today. Since I've told you about my falling in love with Spain we thought you should hear his story. So...here it is. My family were a bit unusual for middle class English folk in that they ventured abroad to Europe in the late 50’s. Our first trip was… Continue reading Bob’s love of Spain in his own words
Last week we went to see a business associate of Bob's who was visiting from England. We had decided to meet Ben and his wife Katherine in Calella de Palafrugell a gorgeous little coastal town. It was just under a 2-hour drive from our home in Viladellops. A beautiful drive that once again proves Spain… Continue reading Calella de Palafrugell
Today we celebrate eight weeks in our new home. To be honest I think we celebrate it everyday! It has been quite the adventure already and it has only just started. We still say to each other, "We live here" as we walk around the vineyard, or on the beach, or wander the streets of… Continue reading Choices led us here…8 weeks ago